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72 year old, Robert ‘Bob’ Witvoet of Wheatfield, passed away January 17, 2018.
On March 24, 1945 in Harvey, Illinois Bob was born to Boyd and Sadie (Ooms) Witvoet. He was a Local #150 Operating Engineer. He married Barbara Thielbar on October 2, 1986, in Roselawn, Indiana. He attended the 1st Baptist Church of Wheatfield.
Bob is survived by his loving family: wife Barbara, children: Lisa (Brian) DeBoer, Robert (Jodie) Witvoet, Edward (Julie) Witvoet, 8 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, and siblings: Carrie Houtsma, Sadie Lynn (Jack) Puent, John Witvoet, Jim (Debbie) Witvoet, and sister-in-laws: Nancy Witvoet and Janet Witvoet.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers: Tim, Bill, & Pete.
Friends are invited to visit with the family from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at the Boersma Funeral Home, 90 East Grove St., Wheatfield, Indiana. Services for Bob will take place at the funeral home at 12:00 p.m. (noon) with Pastor Robin Gear officiating. Interment will follow at the Wheatfield Cemetery.